Philippe Starck x Xiaomi: Designer mobile phones

Philippe Starck x Xiaomi: Designer mobile phones


Text: Faizal Dahlawia

Image: Xiaomi

An iconic designer further fuels the design inspiration for a stunning new phone. Introducing the Mi Mix...

Renowned French designer Philippe Starck is now officially a mobile phone designer! Creating the revolutionary Mi Mix for Chinese mobile company Xiaomi, Starck has infused his design philosophies into the smartphone that features an edge-to-edge screen. "We don't want pollution," he said. " We want just the image. It's the content which is important."

Philippe Starck x Xiaomi

Apart from the bezel-less form, further cutting-edge design mastery is demonstrated in the use of ceramic for the body of the phone, including back panel, frame and buttons. "Because ceramic is everything," Starck said simply, when talking about the use of the material.

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